Object Title

Trench art model Service Dress cap - Brass Service Cap

Trench art model Service Dress cap - Brass Service Cap

Object Number

XVIII.903

Provenance

Purchased 20th September 2013. The seller purchased it from a UK-based private collector in the 1990s/early 2000s.

Physical Description

Trench art, a service dress cap formed of an inverted shell. The top of the cap forms the base. With hinged lifting lid so as to be used as a container or box. The lid carries the Machine Gun Corps badge in relief. Formed of copper-coloured and brass-coloured metals.